Next Goal Wins
Next Goal Wins is an upcoming sports comedy film directed by Taika Waititi, who co-wrote the screenplay with Iain Morris. It is based on the 2014 documentary of the same name by Mike Brett and Steve Jamison, about Dutch-American coach Thomas Rongen's efforts to lead the American Samoa national football team, considered the weakest football team in the world, to a qualification for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Dutch-American football coach Thomas Rongen is tasked with turning the American Samoa national team, considered one of the weakest football teams in the world, into an elite squad.
|author||Iain Morris Taika Waititi|
|keywords||american american people american samoa national football team american samoa national team association football dutch dutch people elite squad football thomas rongen turn|
|producer||Garrett Basch Jonathan Cavendish Taika Waititi|
|theme||sports sports comedy|